Cancel Culture and Judaism

Dear Rabbi Fried, We’ve always had a very loving family who enjoyed each other’s company. Unfortunately, my family was very divided over the recent election and some family members have…

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What do G-d’s names mean?

Dear Rabbi Fried, Thanks for your explaining the existence of various names of G-d, which makes it easier to focus knowing they’re all referring to various character traits of the…

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Hanukkah Dreidel

Dear Rabbi Fried, There seem to be two basic symbols of Hanukkah, the menorah and the dreidel (spinning top). The menorah commemorates the miracle of the oil, but what does…

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The loss of our leaders

Dear Friends and Readers, Many have commented on the loss of significant Jewish world leaders during this COVID period, and in fact we have, indeed, tragically been orphaned over the…

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